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CAIRO - 5 January 2018: Egyptians welcomed the New Year with cheerful news of Russia resuming direct flights to Cairo after more than two years of suspension following a tragic plane crash. To understand the impact of resuming air links, one should know how could Egypt reach this moment?
A study by the intergovernmental organization on the impact of mega-ships on the port of Jakarta says restrictive cabotage laws undermine the attractiveness of Indonesian ports as ... Jakarta's Port of Tanjung Priok used to be a direct port of call on Asia-Europe services and an important transhipment hub.
The regions that will be most affected by an average temperature increase are those located in Central America, Southeast Asia, Southern Europe, Southern Africa and Southern ... The contribution of Working Group III to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Last week, Russia and Vietnam inked an intergovernmental agreement that was billed as facilitating cooperation on producing commercial and military trucks and vehicles in the Southeast Asian state. The protocol shed light on a component of the longstanding Russia-Vietnam relationship and highlighted ...
She most recently served as Deputy Director for the National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA). Prior to joining NCAPA, Harley was the Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders where she led policy and program initiatives ...

... impact of climate change, the expansion of unmanned drone warfare and autonomous vehicles, and the changing destiny of East Asia and the Pacific Rim. ... Mann has worked extensively with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with former Vice ...
The researchers focused on mustard cress which grows across Europe, Asia and Northwest Africa. ... Combined with climate predictions from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the team was then able to generate maps showing the location of genetic variants key to the species' future ...
"Firstly, this is the presidential election, in which the first peaceful transfer of power in Central Asia and the CIS space from one elected president to ... That is, this is a unique moment, for which one can thank former President Atambayev, because he took a step that no one leader of the Central Asian region ...
The BTK railway was constructed on the basis of the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey intergovernmental agreement. The main purpose of the project is to improve economic relations between the three countries and gain foreign direct investment by connecting Europe to Asia. Two routes from Kazakhstan to ...
The subject of the discussion was Sri Lanka's apparel quota for the United States market, and the talks progressed about the quantum of the quota. This writer, who had nothing to do with trade and commerce, was sent by the Embassy's Political Division as a political observer but not as a direct participant ...
"It is well known that Japan has been involved in organization of the Asian segment of the US global missile defense system. Back in 2006, the U.S. and Japan inked an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in missile defense. Under this agreement, the countries have been working on newest ...
"Despite the burden of the past agreement being a formal promise between governments that was ratified by the leaders of both countries, I, as president ... Historians say tens of thousands of women from around Asia, many of them Korean, were sent to front-line military brothels to provide sex to Japanese ...
As part of the 2015 deal, Abe's government agreed to recognize the Japanese military's involvement in operating wartime "comfort women" brothels in parts of Asia occupied during World War II, and to provide funding ... The accord "is an agreement between governments," Kono told reporters after the talks.
8 (Xinhua) -- Fiji will for the first time host the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) regional conference for Asia and the Pacific (APRC) in April next year. ... Selected organizations and the specialized agencies of the UN as well as a number of Intergovernmental Organisations (IGOs) and Civil Society ...
The intergovernmental International Energy Agency published its new global outlook report on Nov. 14, bringing together countries' energy and emissions plans. It expects global energy demand to rise by 30% by 2040. By then, mature economies are expected to be consuming less energy. China too will ...
The agency will verify that financial institutions are following the guidelines through questioning and on-site inspections. It will also order operational improvements to be made if it catches LAX compliance that could invite money laundering. The Financial Action Task Force, an intergovernmental body that ...

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, December 4 (PIA) -- Singapore admitted that the Philippine leadership of the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) Intergovernmental Commission of human rights (AICHR) is a tough act to follow, as the country's representatives led the bloc in advancing human ...
said Bill Taylor-Mountford, the vice-president for LogRhythm's Japan and Asia Pacific branches, to Tech Wire Asia in an email interview. The issue of ... "The misconception is that state-sponsored attacks happen between governments, trying to steal military, financial or political data," he said. "In reality ...
The BTK railway was constructed on the basis of the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey intergovernmental agreement. The main purpose of the project is to improve economic relations between the three countries and gain foreign direct investment by connecting Europe to Asia. The railway is intended to transport ...
Projections of how high oceans will rise in the future just got an update for the worse. In a paper published this week in the journal Earth's Future, researchers incorporated the latest knowledge about ways the Antarctic ice sheet could collapse with existing sea-level rise models, and found the new Antarctic ...
The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway was constructed on the basis of the Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey intergovernmental agreement. The main purpose of the project is to improve economic relations between the three countries and gain foreign direct investment by connecting Europe and Asia. The project ...
The Bali democracy Forum (BDF) which was initiated by Indonesia in 2008 is an open intergovernmental forum on the development of democracy in the Asia Pacific region. The Forum meets annually to promote and nurture cooperation among countries in the field of peace and democracy through sharing ...
Sir Robert Watson, who headed the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) from 1997 to 2002, says he is not optimistic that the world will act quickly enough. He points out that the globe has already warmed 1 degree since pre-industrial times, and that the total of the Paris pledges is projected ...
Background: The BTK railway, totaling 826 kilometers in length, is intended to complete a transport corridor linking Azerbaijan to Turkey (and thereby linking Central Asia and China to Europe) by rail. The railway is constructed on the basis of a Georgian-Azerbaijani-Turkish intergovernmental agreement.
At the candidates' debate - which was organized and hosted by the Great Neck Chinese Association and North Shore Asian Civic Association ... of the Great Neck Village Officials Association, and had an appointed position with Nassau County as director of Intergovernmental Relations, after a professional ...
8 (Xinhua) -- Fiji will for the first time host the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) regional conference for Asia and the Pacific (APRC) in April next year. ... Selected organizations and the specialized agencies of the UN as well as a number of Intergovernmental Organisations (IGOs) and Civil Society ...
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen waves as he arrives at the airport in Manila on April 28, 2017, ahead of the Association of Southeast Asian nations ... In August, Phnom Penh went on the attack against Radio Free Asia (RFA) and Voice of America (VOA), two US Congress-funded news agencies which ...
The intergovernmental International Energy Agency published its new global outlook report on Nov. 14, bringing together countries' energy and emissions plans. It expects global energy demand to rise by 30% by 2040. By then, mature economies are expected to be consuming less energy. China too will ...
The agency will verify that financial institutions are following the guidelines through questioning and on-site inspections. It will also order operational improvements to be made if it catches LAX compliance that could invite money laundering. The Financial Action Task Force, an intergovernmental body that ...
The Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) is a regional intergovernmental organisation comprising 10 Southeast Asian states which promotes intergovernmental cooperation and facilitates economic, political, security, military, educational and socio-cultural integration amongst its members and ...
Retail giant Shinsegae is also expanding into Southeast Asia, setting up a ... following intergovernmental tensions over Korea's decision to install an ... "Per capita revenue from Southeast Asian tourists is far smaller than what ...
Southeast Asia's energy demand is expected to rise by two-thirds by 2040 ... The intergovernmental International Energy Agency published its ...
Asian Re is an intergovernmental organisation formed under the auspices of UN-ESCAP by 10 member governments which are designated as ...
Mahua Acharya is Assistant Director-General with the Global Green Growth Institute, an intergovernmental body headquartered in Seoul, South ...
OpenGov is a content platform, dedicated to sharing ICT-related knowledge and information between governments. We focus on the public sector in the Asia-Pacific region. We help governments become more Efficient, Agile, Transparent and Secure, so as to improve the lives of their citizens. OpenGov has over 20 years' ...
Kono also attended a meeting of the Japan-Russia Intergovernmental Committee on Trade and Economic Issues. He discussed Abe's ...
20 (Xinhua) -- Partnerships, not just between governments, but people-to-people, are needed to address far-reaching challenges, Myanmar State ... ASEM FMM13, one of the meetings under the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), is an intergovernmental forum for dialogue and cooperation between Asia and ...
APEC is emerging as perhaps the most important intergovernmental network in East Asia to promote those activities. President ... Vietnam did not join the Association of Southeast Asian nations until 1995, nearly three decades after the creation of the regional development organization. Recent years have ...
APEC is emerging as perhaps the most important intergovernmental network in East Asia to promote those activities. President ... Vietnam did not join the Association of Southeast Asian nations until 1995, nearly three decades after the creation of the regional development organization. Recent years have ...
Investment between Southeast Asian countries reached record US$24 ... they have a special status with the intergovernmental organization.
ASEAN, a regional bloc comprising 10 Southeast Asian nations, aims to promote intergovernmental cooperation and facilitate economic integration among its members. It was originally established in August 1967 by Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. The group has now ...
Ivanka Trump Praises Working women in Asia, but Her Chinese ... an intergovernmental fund for women's businesses across the globe, could ...
While in Asia, the President will engage in a grueling schedule of ... US retrenchment from empowering APEC and other intergovernmental organizations like the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) will ensure ...
It marked the first time the summit had been held in Asia. ... eagle, four species of Asian vulture, five sub-Saharan vulture species, the ... Other agreements reached include the formation of a new intergovernmental task force to ...
(Pajhwok): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has announced more than ... Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) 2030 strategy in the next 5 years. ... efforts is now operating as an intergovernmental organization.
"There are quite few parties in Asia that are not members. But we are encouraging other parties to look at CMS and become members," CMS ...
... the open-ended intergovernmental working group for the elaboration of ... and environmental destruction, particularly in Africa, Asia and Latin ...
"There are quite few parties in Asia that are not members. But we are encouraging other parties to look at CMS and become members," CMS ...
At the First Meeting of the Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Affairs ... out by the National Agrarian Health Service (SENASA) to the Asian country. ... such as the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum.


 

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